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Long, long ago

I found this photo in my files: a picture of life a longtime ago–back then photos tended to be formal, but this has a modern feel to it. This is my grandfather’s older brother at age 18 in 1910. Harvey Alonzo Pait is sitting in front of the family home in Shawneetown Illinois, not far from the Ohio River. I tried to visit this house about 1983, but it had just been torn down.

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